Lox 2% Adrenaline Injection is a combination medicine used as local anesthesia. It blocks pain signals from the nerves to the brain thereby decreasing the sensation of pain.
Lox 2% Adrenaline Injection is given as an injection under the supervision of a doctor. Do not self administer the injection. Your doctor is the right person to decide the dose and duration of the medicine. Follow your doctor advice while taking this medicine.
Pale colored skin, burning sensation, stinging sensation, and itching are some common side effects of this medicine. These are usually mild but let your doctor know if they bother you or last more than a few days.
Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have any liver or kidney disease. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. You should also let your healthcare team know all other medicines you are taking as they may affect, or be affected by this medicine.
USES OF LOX INJECTION
- Local anesthesia (Numb tissues in a specific area)
SIDE EFFECTS OF LOX INJECTION
Common side effects of Lox
- Pale skin
- Burning sensation
- Stinging sensation
- Erythema (skin redness)
- Petechiae (red or purple spot caused by bleeding into the skin)
HOW TO COPE WITH SIDE EFFECTS?
The occurrence of side effects varies from person to person. The following are a few ways of dealing with some of the common side effects. However, consult your doctor if these persist.
Coping with PainSome people use herbal remedies, acupuncture and psychological therapies to manage pain. Using hot and cold compress can also help reduce the pain temporarily. Ask your doctor about suitable painkillers if it bothers you or does not go away.
HOW TO USE LOX INJECTION
HOW LOX INJECTION WORKS